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Pakistan ready to host SAARC summit in Islamabad: FM

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi reiterated Pakistan’s willingness to host the 19th SAARC summit in Islamabad at the earliest. Qureshi was virtually addressing the meeting of SAARC Council of Ministers on the sidelines of 75th session of the UN

Pakistan pledges $3m towards SAARC Covid-19 Emergency Fund

ISLAMABAD: The government of Pakistan has pledged $3 million towards South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Covid-19 Emergency Fund to support regional efforts in the fight against Coronavirus. In a statement issued by the Foreign Office on Thursday, the

Pakistan ready to host SAARC Health Ministers video conference: Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi underscored has reiterated Pakistan’s readiness to host the SAARC Health Ministers’ Meeting, suggesting a video conference could be organised due to the prevailing global pandemic. In a telephonic conversation with Secretary-General SAARC Esala Ruwan

SAARC unity on coronavirus

The coronavirus has brought bitter foes, India and Pakistan, to the table to chalk out a divisive strategy. South Asian nations held a conference via video link to meet the challenges posed by Covid-19 pandemic which has been sweeping across

Calculated response is need of hour to fight coronavirus: Zafar Mirza

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has called upon the members of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) that a calm, calculated, and deliberate response is need of the hour to fight the outbreak of coronavirus. The suggestion was put forward by

‘SAARC Charter Day’ reminds us of duty to end poverty: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said on Sunday that Pakistan is a firm believer in the strength and potential of regional cooperation for individual, national and regional development. In his message on 35th SAARC Charter Day, the prime minister

Hosting SAARC summit

Pakistan hosting the next SAARC Summit in Islamabad will be a golden opportunity to once again highlight the Kashmir issue. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi is confident that all member countries, except India, have agreed to attend the event at

SAARC to hold next summit in Pakistan: FM Qureshi

NEW YORK: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that the members of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) decided to hold its next summit in Islamabad. According to the foreign minister, Prime Minister Imran Khan would chair

Pakistan qualifies for SAARC Snooker Championship’s final

DHAKA: Player Mohammad Bilal and Asjad Iqbal will square off in the final of first South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Snooker Championship 2019 today. The match will be played in Dhaka. The Pakistani players outperformed the Indian competitors

Pakistan’s rank declines in corruption perception Index

KARACHI: Corruption perception Index of Pakistan has been decreased from 175th position to 116. According to a statement issued by National Accountability Bureau (NAB), the performance of the bureau has been lauded by South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC).